Alumni (Scholar)

Matt Allman

Thomas Gillespie Scully Jefferson Scholar
Tallahassee, Florida
B.A. University of Virginia (2008)
J.D. Florida State University College of Law (2011)


Madison House, Hoos Against Hunger and Homelessness Program, Soccer Organization of Charlottesville/Albemarle, youth soccer coach, Holiday Sharing Program; Habitat for Humanity; Phi Gamma Delta, pledge class president, recording secretary; Club Swim Team; Cavs ’04 Kerry; Presidential Debate Initiative; Order of Omega Greek Honor Society; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society; Dean’s List

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The Jefferson Fellowship is the premier graduate fellowship offered at the University of Virginia. Based solely on merit, the Fellowship seeks to attract Ph.D. and M.B.A. candidates.

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The Jefferson Scholars Foundation, like its namesake, knows that virtue and talent come from all walks of life. Indeed it is this knowledge that drives the Foundation to search the world over for its recipients.

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David and Jane Walentas

A transformational gift for UVA — $100 million to benefit first-generation students

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